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16 Jul
Apostille Canada
Apostille Canada

The Government of Canada  issued a Statement on May 16, 2023, confirming that Canada has joined the Apostille Convention.  As of January 11, 2024, the Canadian government will be utilizing a “new to us” system for using Canadian documents abroad.  This new process might become conveniently referred to as Apostille Canada or a Canadian Apostille....

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31 Aug
Document Attestation in Canada
Document Attestation in Canada

In a world that thrives on cross-border transactions and international mobility, the need for document attestation has become increasingly vital. For individuals seeking to pursue opportunities in Canada or conduct business within its borders, understanding the process of document attestation is paramount. Whether you’re an international student, a skilled professional seeking work opportunities, or an...

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20 Nov
Canadians retiring to Ecuador
Canadians Retiring to Ecuador

In the past few years, our office has seen an increase in the number of Canadians retiring to Ecuador along with other South American destinations.  As part of the relocation process, there is typically a need to have certain Canadian documents proceed through a process that is called Document Authentication and Legalization.  Our office has...

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17 Nov
Canadian document authentication and legalization and brazil
Canadian Document Authentication and Legalization and Brazil

The authentication and legalization process is generally straightforward.  However, there are a number of instances where hiring an accomplished third-party company to navigate this process is recommended.  The expert staff at Capital Authentication offers laser focussed guidance when it comes to Canadian document authentication and legalization.  In particular, our office is extremely well versed with...

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14 Nov
retiring to Costa Rica
Retiring to Costa Rica – Authenticating and Legalizing Your Canadian Documents

In the past few years, our office has seen an increase in the number of Canadians that are retiring to Costa Rica or other South American destinations.  As part of the relocation process, there is typically a need to have certain Canadian documents proceed through a process that is called Document Authentication and Legalization.  Our...

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27 Jun
RCMP Criminal Records Check
RCMP Criminal Records Check and Korea

Authenticating and legalizing the Canadian RCMP Criminal Records Check document for use in the People’s Republic of Korea is relatively straightforward.  Although one can manage this process on their own, it is worthwhile to consider hiring a third party to assist in the process.   In order to save time and money, one might consider hiring...

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19 Jun
Foreign language document authentication
Foreign Language Document Authentication

It is not uncommon to receive requests to have foreign language document authentication to be completed at Global Affairs Canada.  The most common documents that are authenticated are in either of Canada’s official languages being English or French.  There are instances where documents are entirely in a foreign language or a combination of English and...

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15 Jun
Canadian educational documents and Korea
Canadian Educational Documents and Korea

Authenticating and legalizing Canadian educational documents for use in the People’s Republic of Korea can be confusing, time-consuming, and just plain frustrating.  To save time and money, one might consider hiring a knowledgeable third-party service provider such as a local Ottawa authentication legalization service or process server.  A service provider that specializes in this process...

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13 Jun
Authenticating and Legalizing Canadian Documents
Authenticating and Legalizing Canadian Documents for Use in Ukraine

In order to use Canadian documents in a foreign country they must proceed through a process known as Document Authentication and Legalization.  The document authentication and legalization process is the Canadian equivalent of an Apostille.  This process is sometimes also referred to as Attestation.  Our office is extremely familiar with the requirements for authenticating and...

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31 May
educational documents and kuwait
Canadian Educational Documents and the Embassy of Kuwait

Canadian educational documents, as well as personal documents, must be processed in a certain way before they can be used in Kuwait.  If you are intent on seeking employment or continuing your studies in Kuwait you will be required to provide some of your personal and educational documents. Before your documents can be used in...

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03 Jul
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Embassy of the Russian Federation Canadian Document Authentication

At Capital Authentication, we regularly attend to having documents authenticated and legalized for use in foreign countries. This process is often referred to as Apostille or Attestation.  We are also familiar with the Embassy of the Russian Federation’s requirements for Canadian document legalization.  The authentication and legalization process is pretty straightforward, but it can be...

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06 May
Teach English Overseas - TESL, TEFL, TESOL Certificates
TESL, TEFL, TESOL Certificates – Apostille Canada

Going abroad to teach English may require you to authenticate and legalize (Canada Apostille) your teaching credentials.  There are three types of certificates that one can obtain that can assist individuals when seeking teaching work abroad.  These are TESL Certificates, TEFL Certificates, or TESOL Certificates.  Each of these certificates is for teaching English to individuals...

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